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Carlisle in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Gen. William Irvine

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., May 20, 2009
1. Gen. William Irvine Marker
Inscription.  Early Carlisle physician, member of Provincial Convention, Revolutionary officer, commander at Fort Pitt, occupied house that stood on this site before 1800.
 
Erected 1949 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraWar, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission series list.
 
Location. 40° 12.071′ N, 77° 11.196′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker is at the intersection of High Street (Pennsylvania Route 74) and Bedford Street, on the right when traveling east on High Street. Marker is in front of First Evangelical Lutheran Church, at the southeast corner of the intersection. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Carlisle PA 17013, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gen. John Armstrong (a few steps from this marker); Duncan-Stiles House (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Prison (within
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By Bill Coughlin, August 7, 2010
2. Gen. William Irvine Marker
shouting distance of this marker); Carlisle Jail (within shouting distance of this marker); World War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); John Bannister Gibson (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Frederick Douglass in Carlisle (about 300 feet away); Bethel A.M.E. Church (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carlisle.
 
Also see . . .
1. General William Irvine. Wikipedia biography. (Submitted on June 4, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 

2. William Irvine. "Find-A-Grave" entry. (Submitted on June 4, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 
 
Gen. William Irvine Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 20, 2009
3. Gen. William Irvine Marker
First Evangelical Lutheran Church in background.
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By Find-A-Grave, unknown
4. Gen. William Irvine
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 4, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 925 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on May 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on August 21, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   3. submitted on May 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   4. submitted on June 4, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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